From:  Joseph Pecoraro <>
Date:  10 May 2013 01:54:15 Hong Kong Time

Re: Change sourceMappingURL comment syntax to avoid IE JS conditional compilation issues


As soon as the spec is updated, WebKit can make this change as well. The Safari Web Inspector in WebKit Nightlies supports SourceMaps.

- Joe

On May 9, 2013, at 8:55 AM, Eddy Bruel  wrote:

> On 5/9/13 5:26 PM, wrote:
>> On Thursday, May 9, 2013 11:07:49 AM UTC-4, Peter van der Zee wrote:
>>> Eddy, can't the browser support both but issue an extra deprecation warning
>>> for using the @ version? As mentioned before there are already many tools
>>> and sources that rely on the @ version. No sense breaking them just like
>>> that. The console warning should help devs migrate to the new spec.
>> Agreed on that. There are too many existing tools/users to make a breaking change immediately, but it would be good to have a warning so that the old syntax wouldn't be supported forever.
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> I've updated the patch accordingly. Thank you for the quick feedback.
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